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NCJ Number: 34202 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: SWORD AND THE SCALES - A TELEVISION SERIES
Author(s): J C ALEXANDER
Corporate Author: American Judicature Soc
United States of America

Federal Judicial Ctr
United States of America

Nelson Co
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 200
Sponsoring Agency: American Judicature Soc
Chicago, IL 60601-7401
Federal Judicial Ctr
Washington, DC 20002
Human Resources Research Organization
Alexandria, VA 22314
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Nelson Co
Tarzana, CA 91356
Grant Number: 74-TA-99-1011; 74-4 (S74-21)
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Historical Overview
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A TELEVISION SERIES ABOUT THE UNITED STATES JUDICIARY SYSTEM THAT DESCRIBES PAST AND CURRENT ASPECTS OF AMERICAN JUDICATURE AND LAW.
Abstract: INCLUDED IS A COMPLETE FILMSCRIPT, 'FIRE OUT OF THE ROCK: THE CASE OF CLARENCE EARL GIDEON,' 1963, A DETAILED OUTLINE OF THIS SCRIPT, A DETAILED OUTLINE OF 'CASE FOR THE PROSECUTION: THE HOMER S. CUMMINGS STORY,' C. 1924, AND SUMMARY OUTLINES OF 11 OTHER EPISODES: THE TRIAL OF JOHN PETER ZENGER (1735); MARBURY V. MADISON (1803); THE IMPEACHMENT OF ASSOCIATE JUSTICE SAMUEL CHASE (1805); THE TRIAL OF AARON BURR (1807); THE PARKMAN MURDER CASE (1849); SLAVERY AND THE COURT: DRED SCOTT AND THE FUGITIVE SLAVE LAWS (1857); THE MORMAN POLYGAMY TRIALS (C. 1875-1880S); THE TRIAL OF CHARLES GUITEAU (1882); YICK WO V. HOPKINS (1886); STEPHEN J. FIELD (C. 18481890); AND MAPP, ESCOBEDO, MIRANDA: A TRILOGY OF CASES (1961-1966). (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Case studies; Judicial decisions; Televisions; US Supreme Court
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